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Eastern Virginia Medical School Overview

Eastern Virginia Medical School is a public institution located in Norfolk, Virginia. The location of the school is great for students who enjoy the amenities of city life.

What Is Eastern Virginia Medical School Known For?

  • Students at Eastern Virginia Medical School have an easier time paying back their loans. The school's student loan default rate is only 1%, compared to the national rate of 10.1%.
  • The doctor's degree is the highest award offered at Eastern Virginia Medical School.
  • In 2017-2018, 93% of the faculty were full-time.
  • Students who graduate from Eastern Virginia Medical School with a bachelor's degree make about $124,600 a year. That's 205% more than those who graduate from other schools.

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Eastern Virginia Medical School Rankings

Eastern Virginia Medical School landed the #139 spot in our 2021 ranking of best colleges. We analyzed 2,320 colleges and universities across the nation to determine this ranking. This puts it in the top 10% of all schools in the nation. Out of the 54 colleges in Virginia, it is ranked at #4.

These rankings may look different from those published by other outlets, because we use an outcomes-based approach rather than a subjective one. We get our data from a number of places, including the Integrated Postsecondary Education Data System (IPEDS) and the College Scorecard. For more information, check out our rankings and methodology page.

Eastern Virginia Medical School has also been awarded the following overall awards by our latest rankings.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#39 Best Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#100 Best Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Program Level Awards

These are highlights of some of the most noteworthy awards granted to specific programs at Eastern Virginia Medical School.

Rank Ranking Name Share
#1 Best Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Veterinary Biomedical & Clinical Services Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#1 Best Value Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#2 Best Value Allied Health Professions Graduate Certificate Schools Tweet It - Post It
#3 Best Veterinary Biomedical & Clinical Services Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#5 Best Value Biological & Biomedical Sciences (Other) Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#17 Best Value Medicine Doctor’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#23 Best Allied Health Professions Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#27 Most Popular Biological & Biomedical Sciences Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It
#61 Best Health Professions Master’s Degree Schools Tweet It - Post It

Where Is Eastern Virginia Medical School?

Location of Eastern Virginia Medical School

Contact details for Eastern Virginia Medical School are given below.

Contact Details
Address: 700W. Olney, Norfolk, VA 23507
Phone: 757-446-8422
Website: www.evms.edu

How Do I Get Into Eastern Virginia Medical School?

You can apply to Eastern Virginia Medical School online at: https://www.evms.edu/education/admissions/

Can I Afford Eastern Virginia Medical School?

0.9% Loan Default Rate

The student loan default rate at Eastern Virginia Medical School is 0.9%. This is significantly lower than the national default rate of 10.1%, which is a good sign that you'll be able to pay back your student loans.

Online Learning at Eastern Virginia Medical School

147 Took All Classes Online
241 Took At Least One Class Online
18.7% Avg Growth Over 4 Years
In 2017-2018, 241 students took at least one online class at the school.

The following chart shows how the online learning population at Eastern Virginia Medical School has changed over the last few years.

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This school is the 48th most popular in Virginia for online learning according to the online graduations recorded by the Department of Education for the academic year 2017-2018.

Online Growth Rankings of Eastern Virginia Medical School

The average growth rate over the last four years of online students at Eastern Virginia Medical School was 18.7%. This is the #945 largest growth rate of all schools that are only partially online. This refers to all students at Eastern Virginia Medical School regardless of major.

The following table shows the 1-year growth rate of Eastern Virginia Medical School majors that offer at least one online course. This table only includes majors with positive growth.

Major 1-Year Growth Rate
Biological & Biomedical Sciences 11%
Health Professions 13%
Public Health 29%

The table below shows how the average growth rate over 4 years at Eastern Virginia Medical School ranks compared to all other partially online schools that offer a specific major. Note that the majors may or may not be offered online at Eastern Virginia Medical School.

Major Growth Rate Rank
Veterinary Biomedical & Clinical Services #2
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (Other) #3
Biological & Biomedical Sciences #19
Public Health #27
Health Professions #301

When we speak of partially online, we are referring to schools whose online population is less than 50% of its total student body. Mostly online refers to those with online populations greater than or equal to 50%.

Eastern Virginia Medical School Undergraduate Concentrations

The table below shows the number of awards for each concentration.

Major Graduate Certificate Master’s Doctor’s TOTAL
Medicine 0 0 148 148
Biological & Biomedical Sciences (Other) 0 107 4 111
Allied Health Professions 2 80 0 82
Public Health 13 45 0 58
Cell Biology & Anatomical Sciences 4 16 0 20
Physiology & Pathology Sciences 0 17 1 18
Allied Health & Medical Assisting Services 0 12 0 12
Rehabilitation & Therapeutic Professions 0 12 0 12
Veterinary Biomedical & Clinical Services 0 11 0 11
Health & Medical Administrative Services 0 9 0 9
Educational Administration 1 5 0 6
Ecology, Evolution & Systematics Biology 1 0 0 1
TOTAL 21 314 153 488

References

*The racial-ethnic minorities count is calculated by taking the total number of students and subtracting white students, international students, and students whose race/ethnicity was unknown. This number is then divided by the total number of students at the school to obtain the racial-ethnic minorities percentage.

More about our data sources and methodologies.

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